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3 Mexican soldiers to be charged with homicide in killings of 22
3 Mexican soldiers to be charged with homicide in killings of 22

Three Mexican soldiers will be charged with homicide in the killings of 22 members of an armed gang after evidence that the military men finished off the gang members after they stopped firing, Mexico’s attorney general announced Tuesday. The army had initially portrayed the killings in Tlatlaya, Mexico, on June 30 as part of a fierce gun battle. But investigations by journalists, starting with the Associated Press, revealed no signs of an extended fight and, instead, showed indications that the gunmen might have been killed one by one. A woman who said she was a witness later told journalists she saw surrendering and wounded gang members being “executed,” among them...

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